Yawn.... Iran doesn't scare so easily - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 17.03.10 | 13:10 (IST)

    There is one school of thought that Iran's government wants and needs an attack from America or Israel in order to consolidate the power needed to move the nation onto a war time footing. In 2006, Hizbollah baited Israel into an attack. The resulting war was an embarrassing flop for Israel and has made Hizbollah stronger than ever, giving them a major role in the government. Iran is not governed by a bunch of nervous nellies who would panic at a little saber rattling. An attack on Iran would be a major disaster for America in the mideast, which Obama knows only too well.

    from the article: Report: U.S. positioning 'bunker-busters' for possible Iran strike
    First published 09:01 17.03.10 | Last updated 09:10 17.03.10
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